Cindy Schipani

Cindy Schipani

  • Merwin H. Waterman Collegiate Professor of Business Administration
  • Professor of Business Law
Education
  • JD (honors) University of Chicago 1982
  • BA (honors) Michigan State University 1979

Contact Information

Phone
(734) 763-2257
Email
Room
R5362
Research

Cindy A. Schipani's primary research interests are in the area of corporate governance, with a focus on the relationship among directors, officers, shareholders and other stakeholders. Her research has included analysis of directors' duties utilizing tools of financial economics, consideration of specific issues confronting directors of financial institutions, analysis of the corporate fiduciary duties of care and loyalty, issues of liability for environmental violations and ethical links between corporate governance and sustainable peace. She has served as the Louis and Myrtle Moskowitz Research Professor in Law and Business and as Co-director of the University of Michigan Business School Corporate Governance Project sponsored by the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Professor Schipani has received a number of invitations to present her research nationally and internationally. She has also received numerous awards for her research, including the Academy of Legal Studies in Business National Award for Excellence and its Holmes-Cardozo Research Award.

Authors
Schipani, Cindy A.
Published Date
05/2017

Source

Harvard Business Review
Volume: 
online
Issue: 
online
Pages: 
online

Legal and Policy Implications of Gifts of Stock by Corporate Executives: Proposals for Reform

Authors
Avci, S. Burcu, Schipani, Cindy A, Seyhun, H. Nejat
Published Date
2017

Source

Proceedings of the Academy of Legal Studies in Business Annual Meeting
Volume: 
2016
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
electronic

Mentoring Programs to Improve Employee Voice and Address Gender Pay Disparity

Authors
Schipani, C.A., Dworkin, T.M.
Published Date
2017

Source

Proceedings of the Mentoring Institute
Volume: 
electronic
Issue: 
electronic
Pages: 
electronic

The Need for Mentoring and Legal Reform to Resolve the Gender Paradox in Business

Authors
Schipani, C. & Dworkin T. M.
Published Date
2017

Source

Proceedings of the Mentoring Institute Annual Meeting
Volume: 
2016
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
electronic

A Half Century Post Title VII: Still Seeking Pathways for Women to Organizational Leadership

Authors
Dworkin, T., Ramaswami, A, Schipani, C
Published Date
2016

Source

UCLA Women's Law Journal
Volume: 
23
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
29-78

Corporate Governance and Isomorphic Legitimacy in the Banking System: An Institutionalist Perspective

Authors
Schipani, C., Supino A
Published Date
2016

Source

Law and Economics
Volume: 
3
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
46-65

Defining "Material, Nonpublic:" What Should Constitute Illegal Insider Information?

Authors
Schipani, C., Seyhun, N.
Published Date
2016

Source

Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law
Volume: 
XXI
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
327-378

Doing Business in a Connected Society

Authors
Schipani, C., Liu, J, Xu, Haiyan
Published Date
2016

Source

University of Illinois Law Review
Volume: 
2016
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
101-140

Ending Executive Manipulations of Incentive Compensation

Authors
Avci, S.B., Schipani, C., Seyhun, H.N.
Published Date
2016

Source

Journal of Corporation Law
Volume: 
42
Issue: 
2
Pages: 
277-326

Linking Workplace Practices to Community Engagement and Peace: The Case of Employee Voice Practices

Authors
Milliken, F, Schipani, C., Bishara, N, Prado, A.
Published Date
2016

Source

Academy of Management Perspectives
Volume: 
29
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
405-421

Manipulative Games of Gifts by Corporate Executives

Authors
Avci, S. B., Schipani, C., Seyhun, H. N.
Published Date
2016

Source

University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law
Volume: 
18
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
1131-1174

Manipulative Games of Gifts by Corporate Executives

Authors
Avci, S. B., Schipani, C., Seyhun, H. N.
Published Date
05/2016

Source

Proceedings of 23rd Annual Global Finance Conference
Volume: 
23
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
online

Mentoring: The Legal Implications

Authors
Schipani, C., Dworkin, T
Published Date
2016

Source

Mentoring Institute Conference Annual Proceedings
Volume: 
2015
Issue: 
electronic
Pages: 
electronic

Still Searching for a Crack in the Glass Ceiling for Women Seeking Positions of Organizational Leadership

Authors
Schipani, C.; Dworkin, T., Ramaswami, A.
Published Date
2016

Source

EuroMed Academy of Business Annual Proceedings
Volume: 
2015
Issue: 
electronic
Pages: 
electronic

A Corporate Governance Perspective on the Franchisor-Franchisee Relationship

Authors
Bishara, N., Schipani, C.
Published Date
2015

Source

Stanford Journal of Law, Business & Finance
Volume: 
19(2)
Issue: 
spring
Pages: 
303-329
Authors
Schipani, C.
Published Date
06/2015

Source

Chief Executive

Pathways to Leadership for Women with Children: Networks, Mentors, and the Law

Authors
Schipani, C, Dworkin, T
Published Date
10/2015

Source

Proceedings of the Mentoring Institute Annual Meeting
Volume: 
2014
Issue: 
online
Pages: 
online

The GSK Bribery Scandal in China: Corporate Governance Failures of Multinational Corporations

Authors
Schipani, C., Liu, J, Xu, H.
Published Date
2015

Source

National Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Academy of Legal Studies in Business
Volume: 
2014
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
electronic

The Role of Corporate Governance in Promoting Integrity and Addressing Corruption

Authors
Schipani, C
Published Date
06/2015

Source

The Company Lawyer
Volume: 
35
Issue: 
5
Pages: 
4-9

The Role of Corporate Governance in Promoting Integrity and Addressing Corruption

Authors
Schipani, C
Published Date
2014

Source

The Company Lawyer
Volume: 
35
Issue: 
5
Pages: 
4-9

The Role of Networks, Mentors, and the Law in Overcoming Barriers to Organizational Leadership for Women with Children

Authors
Dworkin, T, Ramaswami, A, Schipani, C.
Published Date
2014

Source

Michigan Journal of Gender & Law
Volume: 
20
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
83-128

Reassessing Gender Discrimination Claims after Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. v. Dukes

Authors
Schipani, C., Dworkin T.
Published Date
09/2013

Source

University of Michigan Journal of Law Reform
Volume: 
46
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
1249-1277

Career Mentoring for Women: New Horizons/Expanded Methods

Authors
Cindy Schipani
Published Date
07/2012

Source

Business Horizons
Volume: 
55
Issue: 
2012
Pages: 
355-362

Falling Off the Corporate Ladder: Prosecution for Financial Fraud in the United States

Authors
Cindy Schipani
Published Date
2012

Source

The Company Lawyer
Volume: 
32
Issue: 
11
Pages: 
336-342

Fraud on the Market: Analysis of the Efficiency of the Corporate Bond Market

Authors
Cindy Schipani with Michael Hartzmark & Nejat Seyhun
Published Date
2012

Source

Columbia Business Law Review
Volume: 
2011
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
654-716

Should Size Matter when Regulating Firms? Implications from Backdating Executive Options

Authors
Cindy Schipani with Deniz Anginer, MP Narayanan, Nejat Seyhun
Published Date
2012

Source

New York University Journal of Legislation and Public Policy
Volume: 
15
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
1-43

The Role of Mentoring in Breaking the Glass Ceiling: Perspectives from Social Science and Law

Authors
Cindy Schipani with Terry Dworkin
Published Date
10/2012

Source

Proceedings of the Fifth Annual Mentoring Institute Conference

The Future of the Corporate Attorney Client Privilege in Corporate Criminal Investigations

Authors
Cindy A. Schipani
Published Date
2011

Source

Delaware Journal of Corporate Law
Volume: 
34
Issue: 
3
Pages: 
921-963

Complementary Alternative Benefits to Promote Peace

Authors
Cindy Schipani with Norm Bishara
Published Date
2010

Source

Journal of Business Ethics
Volume: 
89
Issue: 
1
Pages: 
539-557

Lessons in Addressing Corporate Attorney Client Privilege in Cirminal Investigations

Authors
Cindy Schipani
Published Date
2010

Source

Midwest Academy of Legal Studies in Business Annual Proceedings
Volume: 
0
Issue: 
0
Pages: 
0

Strengthening the Ties that Bind: Preventing Corruption in the Executive Suite

Authors
Cindy Schipani (with Norm Bishara)
Published Date
2010

Source

Journal of Business Ethics
Volume: 
88
Issue: 
4
Pages: 
765-780

Directors' Duties (Loyalty/Conflicts)

Authors
Schipani, C.
Published Date
11/2015

Source

Edward Elgar Publishing Ltd
Pages: 
178-190
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